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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Staying here now and it is amazing. Got a family room with friends and it is so spacious. Housekeeping doing an amazing job and reception staff are so friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. Eat in the restaurant and bar and food and service was first class. Spa treatments were fab! And the new snug/relaxation room was just...

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Management321, General Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear derryclancy, thank you for your kind review of your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed all that our amazing new spa has to offer . I will pass your comments on to our staff. We hope that we will get the opportunity to welcome you back to The Holyrood in the near future. Sincerely, Audrey...

Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I have stayed in this hotel a lot over a number of years and have always had a great stay the deals they have are amazing staff always lovely and very efficient even when their very busy there's free use of the leisure facilities and weather permitting a small for children so great value for money .......going back in March

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Management321, General Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear grancar, we are delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with us.We really do appreciate you taking the time to review your stay. I will pass your kind comments on to our staff. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to The Holyrood in March. Sincerely, Audrey Mc Eniff

n ireland
Reviewed 22 January 2016

this hotel or should I say so called hotel has no customer care package at all what so ever a storm hit during my stay electric went out for 4 hours in the dark and every one left to fend for them selves one would think that an establishment of this size would own a generator

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Management321, General Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nedNIreland, I am sorry that as a result of Storm Frank the hotel was left with out power for a 3 hour period. Obviously the power cut was beyond the control of the hotel. We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience this caused you. Sincerely, Audrey Mc Eniff

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Went here for a 2 day break with my boyfriend , always hav loved bundoran so decided to book here , wen we arrived in our room it was freezing the smell of stale smoke and damp in the room. The carpet was so wore ther was dark patches all over it , the tiles in the bathroom wer all...

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Management321, General Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Christina H, I am most disappointed to read your review. Your comments are certainly not typical of the feedback we receive from our guests. I would like to assure you that I take all of your comments very seriously. It is regrettable that I did not get the opportunity to meet with you during your stay at the hotel...

Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Had a great weekend here! Staff were amazing and so helpful rooms were basic but clean although some seems to be newer than others I can only assume they are trying to make some improvements which is great! We got the two night stay with evening meals and breakfast included what can I say food was beautiful desserts amazing and...

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Danielle, Thank you for your kind comments following your stay with us. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and our delicious home made desserts. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards Audrey McEniff

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I booked this weekend as a xmas pressie for my wife, as after the festive celebrations a relaxing spa experience would be just the ticket. the value for money was outstanding £135 for 2nts b&b 1 four course evening meal, 2 spa treatments and champagne & chocolates in the room on arrival. the hotel is central on the main st...

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear William, Thank you for your recent review. It is with great pleasure to read your positive feedback. I will pass your comments on to the staff. I am so very happy that you enjoyed all elements of your stay. We would love to welcome you back to the the Holyrood Hotel in the near future for another stay.

County Monaghan, Ireland
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Just home from another great break in Holyrood Hotel. The staff are so friendly in all departments. The food was excellent. Our room was overlooking the sea and was lovely and spacious. Great atmosphere and all the children were having a ball.

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and providing us with a review. It is great to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay. Our go!kids! club is brilliant for our younger guests giving parents a little time to relax. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel again in the near future. Kind...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Once again a brilliant time in the Holyrood Hotel, this hotel never fails to impress me. The reception staff are excellent, they had to put up with some ignorant guests as the whole town had a power cut and electric was off in the hotel the way which they dealt with the customers was very good considering the circumstances. The...

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Angela, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We have a great team here at the Holyrood who are always willing to go the extra mile for our guests and I am delighted your little ones enjoyed our go!kids! club activities. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards Audrey McEniff

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Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Much as the hotel is very dated n could do with alot of work doing the hotel has alot of potential if there is money to spend. Reasonably priced the portions at mealtime could be more substantial as my ones were still hungry most nights. Had a lovely hot stone massage in spa but pool area needs a bit of...

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. We are a family run hotel and guest feedback is very important to us. We are currently renovating a number of room. In the current climate this will be a gradual process being rolled out over the coming months. I am glad that you found our staff to be friendly and helpful and...

Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016

stayerd at hotel 28/29 dec had power failure on 29 on third floor only one emergency light working no emergency lights working on stairway down to reception from third floor guests using mobile fone lights to make their way only lights in reception and bar were t lights and children carying lighted t lights around not impressed with safety in...

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Management321, Manager at The Holyrood Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Nora53andbuddy, Thank you for choosing to visit us and for taking the time to provide a review of your experience with our hotel. The hotel did experience a power cut during the most recent storm and it was testing times on all guests and our staff. We did continue service in both the Waterfront Bar and Watermelon Restaurant throughout...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holyrood Hotel, Bundoran has always been renowned for its warmth and hospitality down through the years. The first of the McEniff Hotels, it has been in the family for three generations.Managed by Seanie and Audrey McEniff, they carry on a proud tradition which has been handed on by Mrs. Elizabeth McEniff, Founder of the hotel group.The Holyrood Hotel with its well appointed and spacious ensuite bedrooms, ensures that guests enjoy the comfort and stress free environment they have become to expect from the Holyrood Hotel. Located just a stones throw away from Blue Flag Beaches, a world renowned 18 hole links Golf course, and shadowed by the Darty Mountains. The Holyrood Hotel can only captivate you and yours.One can experience the truly traditional atmosphere in the Waterfront Bar. Spacious and beautifully decorated. Sit in real comfort and sample a wine from our wide ranging cellar or perhaps try one of our exotic cocktails. An extensive bar menu is available in the Waterfront Bar daily.With beautiful views over Donegal bay you won't find a more Soothing place to unwind with a drink and watch the sun setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Holyrood Hotel

Address: Main Street, Bundoran, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Bundoran
Price Range: $121 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Holyrood Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
New Holyrood Bundoran
Hotel New Holyrood
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